I don't want to go into the gory details of a bladder scan
but you have to have a full one, and at my age it can be a tricky thing to manage.
However as his post-void bladder scan
did not reveal significant residual urine and he was comfortable oral analgesia, he was discharged.
The technique will provide a cheaper, more comfortable and more convenient bladder scan
to check tumors.
There are two methods for PVR testing: (1) bladder ultrasound or bladder scan
and (2) catheterization.
These range from an ultrasound system that has the ability to impart maximum clarity and resolution to ultrasound images, thereby facilitating breast imaging to a new bladder scan
that offers patients non-invasive treatment in terms of diagnosis and management of urinary outflow dysfunction.
If so, the patient should be asked to void followed by a bladder scan
or urethral catheterization to assess post-void residual (PVR).
Using a portable bladder scan
to reduce the incidence of nosocomial urinary tract infections.
Formal imaging of the upper and lower urinary tract is usually not needed or warranted, but a bladder scan
post-void residual is helpful, easy to do and readily available to most urologists.
A quick bladder scan
determines the next course of action.
Poor Outstanding Digital Rectal Examination 1 2 3 4 5 Male Genitourinary Examination 1 2 3 4 5 Sexual History 1 2 3 4 5 Please rate your comfort interpreting the following investigations: Least Comfortable Most Comfortable Urinalysis 1 2 3 4 5 Semen analysis 1 2 3 4 5 Urodynamic Studies 1 2 3 4 5 CT KUB 1 2 3 4 5 Renal ultrasound 1 2 3 4 5 Please rate your comfort in performing the following procedures: Least Comfortable Most Comfortable Circumcision 1 2 3 4 5 Vasectomy 1 2 3 4 5 Cystoscopy 1 2 3 4 5 Ultrasound Bladder scan
1 2 3 4 5 Urinary Catheterization (Male) 1 2 3 4 5 Urinary Catheterization (Female) 1 2 3 4 5 How many of the following procedures have you performed/observed?
A uroflow bladder scan
demonstrated a maximum flow rate of 17 mL/sec with a postvoid residual volume of 125 mL.
Information was collected regarding neobladder functional parameters, including day and nighttime incontinence (patient reported pads per day or night-time pad use), urinary flow rates (maximum and mean as measured by uroflowmetry; cc/sec), and post-void residual (PVR) volumes (cc) obtained by Bladder Scan
BVI 3000 clinic ultrasonography (Verathon Inc.